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Latitude: 54.7748 / 54°46'29"N
Longitude: -1.5717 / 1°34'18"W
OS Eastings: 427650
OS Northings: 542297
OS Grid: NZ276422
Mapcode National: GBR KFG7.J4
Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.T7RW
Entry Name: Three Tuns Hotel
Listing Date: 10 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1322883
English Heritage Legacy ID: 110294
Location: County Durham, DH1
County: County Durham
Electoral Ward/Division: Elvet and Gilesgate
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Durham
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Durham St Oswald
Church of England Diocese: Durham
DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE NEW ELVET
NZ 2742 SE (East side)
15/242 Three Tuns Hotel
3 houses, now hotel. Late C18 incorporating earlier building. Painted incised
stucco with painted ashlar plinth and dressings; Welsh slate roof with brick
chimneys. 3 storeys, 5 bays. Half-glazed double door at left with side and
overlights in doorcase of narrow fluted pilasters and entablature. Blocked
door in Tuscan doorcase in third bay. Oriels above doors have cornices and
low-pitched hipped roofs; similar treatment to 2-storey canted bay window in
fifth bay. Other windows late C19 sashes with projecting stone sills.
Transverse ridge chimneys in second bay and at left of fifth bay; chimney in
front of ridge in centre and on rear slopein third bay.
Interior: principal stair is open-string, with delicately-carved tread-ends;
slender turned balusters support ramped handrail; wide wreath and curtail;
ramped panelled dado. Second stair on upper floors at right: closed string,
boarded-over balustrade. Central early C19 stair on upper floors. Vertical
studded timber frame in wall between fourth and fifth bays. Entrance hall has
C18 chimney piece with cornice.
Listing NGR: NZ2765042297
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